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Toyota slashes September output amid...

Toyota slashes September output amid...

Business

Thu, Aug 19 2021

Toyota said the September cuts included 14 factories in Japan and overseas plants, and that the company...

ED: We can’t rely on imports...

ED: We can’t rely on imports...

Editorial

Tue, Aug 17 2021

We need to find a way to keep the jabs coming, and not worry about running out

Oil drops below $70 as US urges OPEC+...

Oil drops below $70 as US urges OPEC+...

Business

Wed, Aug 11 2021

The White House said in a statement on Wednesday that the Biden administration had urged OPEC and its...

After heatwave comes heat-tolerant...

After heatwave comes heat-tolerant...

Agriculture

Thu, Apr 22 2021

Trials underway both at farmers’ fields and regional research stations; Brri trying to expedite...

With US now in hand, BioNTech CEO looks...

BioNTech looks for more vaccine...

Coronavirus

Sat, Dec 12 2020

The companies have not decided yet whether to evaluate a single-dose version of the vaccine, says Ugur...

Cane molasses production in full swing...

Cane molasses production in full swing...

Nation

Tue, Dec 8 2020

Production of molasses plays a central part in the pitha making process as it is one among the special...

OP-ED: Is GDP a useful measure?

OP-ED: Is GDP a useful measure?

Tim Worstall

Sun, Nov 8 2020

It’s not perfect, but it’s the best one we have

Local ventilators may be the

Local ventilators may be the

Editorial

Thu, May 7 2020

The advantages of having several local manufacturers providing ventilators to our hospitals cannot be...

It’s time to do the right thing,...

It’s time to do the right thing,...

Mostafiz Uddin

Fri, Apr 17 2020

The brand stood by us after the Rana Plaza disaster -- can it prove once again that it is a true friend...

Coronavirus: Chittagong prisoners make...

Coronavirus: Chittagong prisoners make...

Nation

Wed, Apr 8 2020

Authorities set up phone booths for inmates to get in touch with their families

We need to talk about unsold...

We need to talk about unsold...

Mostafiz Uddin

Sun, Feb 16 2020

The five ways we can deal with excess production

BJMC urges jute mill workers not to...

BJMC urges jute mill workers not to...

Nation

Mon, Apr 8 2019

The request was made to ensure the salaries and other benefits of workers

Gas crisis halts production at Shahjalal...

Gas crisis halts production at Shahjalal...

Power & Energy

Fri, Jun 1 2018

Production at Shahjalal Fertilizer Factory in Fenchuganj is suspended for 40 days due to an

Bangladesh’s rice import volume to drop...

Bangladesh’s rice import volume to drop...

Agriculture

Tue, Apr 10 2018

United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) sees prospect of higher domestic production.

Jute production doubled since...

Jute production doubled since...

Agriculture

Wed, Mar 7 2018

The production of the most affordable natural fibre rose from over 42 lakh bales in 1971-72 to over 82...

A seal of mediocrity, or a sign of...

A seal of mediocrity, or a sign of...

Opinion

Mon, Feb 19 2018

‘Made in Bangladesh’ could be a seal of quality if we put the right amount of effort into it

PM: Target set to generate 24,000 MW...

PM: Target set to generate 24,000 MW...

Bangladesh

Wed, Dec 7 2016

Voicing her firm optimism to provide electricity to all households by 2021, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina...

Tofail: 790 RMG factories shut

Tofail: 790 RMG factories shut

Business

Mon, Jun 20 2016

The 2013 Rana Plaza disaster that killed over 1,100 RMG workers brought the world's attention to the...